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Krage Name Meaning

from Middle High German krage ‘neck’, ‘collar’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of collars or someone who wore a distinctive collar. nickname from krage ‘simpleton’, ‘fool’. in the Rhineland, a variant of Krähe (see Kray).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Krag, Krager, Kage, Krahe, Krane, Krape, Krabbe, Waage, Trager, Wrage

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Krage Family Origin

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Krage Family Occupations

What did your Krage ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, Laborer and Guardian Pub. Schools were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krage. The most common Krage occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Krage's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Krage family was Plumber.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Guardian Pub. Schools

    10%
  • Plumber

    10%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Krage ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Krage Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krage. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krage census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Krage. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Krage. For the veterans among your Krage ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krage Life Expectancy

What is the average Krage lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Krage life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Krage in 1945 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krage

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krage ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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